The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Liverpool region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 23 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing Publishing 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.71% 0.66% 2.17%
As % of the General category 2.44% 3.45% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.97 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+4.72% -7.57%
General Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 29 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 29.08% 19.08% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 35
Average daily rate £409 £358 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.33% +23.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £236 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 11
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Publishing
Merseyside

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Publishing
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Publishing across the Liverpool region.

Publishing Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Publishing
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Publishing across the Liverpool region.

Publishing Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Publishing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Publishing.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Toad
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
2 1 (33.33%) MSI
2 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) E-Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) GoldenSource
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Publishing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Publishing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
1 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
1 1 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
1 1 (33.33%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) E-Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) MSF
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) AppSense
1 1 (33.33%) GoldenSource